Burns Doane, Merchant & Gould In Merger Talks

Law360, New York (May 7, 2004, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Burns Doane and Merchant & Gould are in talks about a merger that would form one of the largest intellectual property specialty firms in the U.S.

The combined firm would have more than 200 attorneys with offices in nine major U.S. cities, spanning both the Pacific and the Atlantic and the Midwest.

It would likely rank behind Finnegan Henderson and Fish & Richardson, both with more than 300 attorneys, as the third largest IP specialty firm in the U.S. along with Fish & Neave, with about...
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